December 2017

GLOBAL CHROME WRAP: Ore prices up 3% on China’s steel strength; domestic alloy edges higher

Chrome ore and domestic ferro-chrome prices have rebounded in China as the country’s stainless steel sector strengthens.

MB NON-FERROUS PRICE CHANGES 08/12: Noble alloys, bulk alloys, ores

The following Metal Bulletin noble alloys, bulk alloys and ores prices changed on Friday December 8:

Hernic suitors will submit indicative bids by December 13

Indicative bids for South African ferro-chrome producer Hernic are due to be submitted by December 13, after the asset attracted significant interest since being put up for sale, Metal Bulletin understands.

GLOBAL CHROME WRAP: Lower mill tender prices drag down ore, FeCr prices

Lower steel mill tender prices continue to weigh down domestic ferro-chrome and chrome ore prices in China, pressuring markets outside of Asia in response.

MB NON-FERROUS PRICE CHANGES 01/12: Noble alloys, bulk alloys & ores

The following Metal Bulletin noble alloys, bulk alloys and ores prices changed on Friday December 1: